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Northwest Digest

...compound. The level of PCB contamination in the area varied, but some soil samples showed "extremely high" levels, said Bob Hall, spokesman for the U.S. Army's Alaska garrison. Army officials said they are still researching the scope of the...
FAA investigates incident between Cessna, cargo plane; Military denies near-collision occurred

...Anchorage base north toward Wasilla and then south toward a training area at altitudes of 300 to 2,000 feet. Base spokesman Bob Hall said the planes must fly at 2,000 feet to begin an approach to the drop zone.A C-17 must be stable for 60 seconds...
Today In Sports History

...Spahn in the second inning. He followed with a three-run homer in the third off Norman Roy and a two-run homer off Bob Hall in the sixth. Hodges had a single in the seventh and a two-run shot off Johnny Antonelli in the eighth. Carl Furillo...
Report faults pilot for deadly Alaska C-17 crash

...flight parameters at an attitude and altitude where recovery was not possible," the report's executive summary says. Bob Hall, a base spokesman, said Friday evening he didn't know which of the three pilots was at the controls when the massive...
Residents blame Army for flooding the nearby mountains. The Army thinks differently. "It floods in that area all the time," said Army spokesman Bob Hall. "Nothing that the Army did changed anything." He said it's not the Army's job to fix the Chugach Foothills residents...
Juneau nixes fluoridation sales tax dollars for a purchase that would result in the loss of community arts and dance space. Assembly member Bob Hall said he supported the purchase because, "It is a rare occurrence that we have a building across the street from the...
Two Alaska-based soldiers killed in boating incidents

...body of Pfc. Anthony Williams, 21, of Texarkana, Texas, was recovered Sunday from Chena Lake near Fairbanks, said Bob Hall, a spokesman for U.S. Army Alaska. Spc. Cory Burgess, 23, of Ragley, La., drowned at Fort Richardson's Clunie...
Boy dies in Anchorage fire

...issues at The injured boy was being transferred to the burn unit of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, according to Bob Hall, a civilian spokesman at the Army post. The names and ages of the boys have not been released because some family members...
Army to fence Fort Richardson

...entering military training grounds, some of which will be periodically closed to the public, said Fort Richardson spokesman Bob Hall. The Army in 2003 proposed building an 8-foot-high chain-link fence, topped by barbed wire. That drew objections...


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